Alexandra

Curtin

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Year: Senior
Hometown: Winchester, Mass.
High School: Winchester

Bio

Career Honors:

2019 All-Patriot League Second Team – outdoor (4x100m relay).

2018-2019 All-Patriot League Second Team – indoor (long jump).

Patriot League Academic Honor Roll (2017-2018, 2018-2019).

School Records:

4x100 meter relay (outdoor) – 46.43 (Patriot League Outdoor Championship – 5/4/19).

 2019 Outdoor (Senior):

  • At the ECAC Outdoor Championships, placed 16th in the 100 (12.38), seventh in the 4x100 (46.83), fifth in the 4x400 (3:55.38) and ninth in the long jump (5.65m) (5/11).
  • Helped break a school record in the 4x100 meter relay in a time of 46.43 at the Patriot League Outdoor Track and Field Championships, earning All-Patriot League second team honors with a runner-up finish (5/4).
  • At the Patriot League Outdoor Championships, placed fifth in the 100 (12.06), fifth in the 200 (25.16) and 11th in the long jump (5.44m) (5/3-4).
  • Set a personal best of 24.96 in the prelims of the 200 meters at the Patriot League Outdoor Championships (5/3-4).
  • Placed second in the 100, running a time of 12.33, at the Stonehill Skyhawk Invitational (4/27).
  • Won the 100 (12.11) while placing sixth in the 200 (25.64) and second in the long jump (5.50m) at the Holy Cross Invitational (4/20).

2018-2019 Indoor (Senior):

  • Placed 16th in the long jump (5.52m) at the ECAC Indoor Championships (3/1).
  • Earned All-Patriot League second team honors with a second-place finish in the long jump, leaping a personal best of 5.87 meters (2/19).
  • Also finished eighth in the 60 meter (7.88) and 12th in the 200 (25.41) at the Patriot League Indoor Championships (2/19).
  • At the NEICAAA Indoor Track & Field Championships, placed ninth in the 60 meters (7.88), 14th in the 200 meters (25.86) and fifth in the long jump (5.68m) (2/1).
  • Won the 55 meters (7.29) and 200 meters (26.84) while placing second in the long jump (5.21m) in a dual meet with UNH (1/19).

 2018 Outdoor (Junior):

  • At the ECAC Outdoor Championships, finished 20th in the 100 meters (12.47), eighth in the 4x100 (46.70), 19th in the 4x400 (3:52.77) and 13th in the long jump (5.66m) (5/12).
  • At the Patriot League Outdoor Championships, placed 11th in both the 100 (12.14) and 200 (25.32) while placing fourth in the 4x100 (47.70) and sixth in the long jump (5.72m) (5/4).
  • Had a personal best of 12.03 to win the 100 meters at the Holy Cross Invitational (4/21).

 2017-2018 Indoor (Junior):

  • At the Patriot League Indoor Championships, finished fifth in the long jump (5.72m), 12th in the 60 (7.75)  and 14th in the 200 (25.73) (2/12).
  • Placed fifth in the 60 meters (7.77), 13th in the 200 (25.94) and 14th in the long jump (5.59m) at the NEICAAA Indoor Championships (2/2).
  • Had a personal best of 7.27 to win the 55 meters in a dual meet with UNH (1/20).

2016-2017:

  • Competed in long jump, 4x 100-meter Relay, 55, 60, 100, 200-meter dashes and the 4,000-meter Distance Medley.
  • Posted a career-best distance in the long jump (5.71m) at the NEICAAA Indoor Track and Field Championships, which also broke the school record of 5.67m set by Curtain herself.
  • Also recorded career-best times in the 55-meter dash (7.32) at UNH vs Holy Cross (1/21), in the 60-meter dash (7.74) at the Patriot League Indoor Track & Field Championships, in the 100-meter dash (12.15) at the U Mass Minutemen Track and Field Invitational (4/15), in the 200-meter dash (25.44) at the Tiger Track Classic (4/7) and in the 4,000-meter Distance Medley (12:15.79) at the Patriot League Indoor Track & Field Championships (2/17).
  • Broke Holy Cross record in the 4 x 100-meter Relay (46.93) at the Stonehill Skyhawk Invite and finished first overall.
  • Re-set the 4 x 100-meter Relay Holy Cross record (46.44) at the Patriot League Outdoor Track & Field Championships, placing third.
  • Qualified for the Patriot League Indoor Track and Field Championships and finished sixth in the 4,000-meter Distance Medley (12:15.79), fifth in long jump (5.68m) and ninth in 60-meter dash (7.92).
  • Also qualified for the NEICAAA Indoor Track and Field Championships and finished second in the long jump (5.71m).
  • During the outdoor season, Curtain qualified for the Patriot League Outdoor Track & Field Championships and finished third in the 4 x 100-meter Relay (46.44), which re-set the Holy Cross record, finished fifth in the long jump (5.60m), finished fifth in the 100-meter dash (12.46).
  • Qualified for the NEICAAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships and finished seventh in the 4 x 100-meter Relay (47.04) and finished 17th in the long jump (5.34m).
  • Qualified for the IC4A/Eastern College Athletic Conference and finished seventh in the 4 x 100-meter Relay (47.04).

2015-2016:

  • Led the Crusaders in seven events including the 55m dash (7.43; New Hampshire, 1/16), 60m dash (7.89; Patriot League Indoor Championship, 2/19), 100m dash (12.16; Holy Cross Invitational, 4/24), 200m dash (25.46; Patriot League Outdoor Championship, 5/6) and a record-breaking long jump distance of 5.67m posted at the Patriot League Indoor Championship (2/19).
  • Also ran as a member of the 4x100 relay team that posted a team-best time of 47.75 at the Patriot League Outdoor Championship (5/6).

Before Holy Cross:

  • Participated in track and field for three seasons at Winchester High School under head coach Joseph Cantillon.
  • Captained the team in 2014 and 2015.
  • Named a Middlesex League All-Star in 2013 and 2014.
  • Was the Middlesex League Champion in the long jump and 55 meter events in 2014.
  • Placed fifth in the long jump and eighth in the 55 meter race at the MIAA Auerbach All-State Meet in 2014.
  • Played three seasons of varsity lacrosse at Winchester High School under head coach Suzanne Ontso.
  • Was a member of the team that was Middlesex League Champions and Division II North Champions in 2013 and Division I North Finalists in 2014.
  • Played four seasons of varsity soccer at Winchester High School under head coach Chris Scanlon.
  • Captained the team in 2014.
  • Named a Middlesex League All Star and Eastern Massachusetts All Star in 2014.
  • Was a member of the team that was Middlesex League Champions in 2012.
  • Participated in club soccer for NEFC Metro North under co-head coaches Jessica Clinton and Scott Easthope.
  • Was a member of National Honor Society and French National Honor Society as well as a recipient of Academic Honors as a senior.

Personal:

  • Daughter of Jacqueline and Rob Curtin.
  • Has one brother (Sam) and one sister (Hannah).
  • Her father (Robret) was the captain of the tennis team at Northeastern as a member of the Class of 1991.
  • Her mother (Jacqueline) played tennis at Merrimack College as a member of the Class of 1988.
  • Majoring in international studies with a French minor.

Curtin's Top Performances

Year

Event

Time/Dist.

Meet (Date)

2019

200m (outdoor)

24.96

Patriot League Outdoor Track & Field Championship (5/3)

2019

Long Jump (indoor)

5.87m

Patriot League Indoor Track & Field Championship (9/16)

2017

55m

7.32

UNH vs Holy Cross (1/21)

2017

60m

7.74

Patriot League Indoor Track & Field Championships (2/17)

2017

100m

12.15

U Mass Minutemen Track and Field Invitational (4/15)

2017

200m

25.44

Tiger Track Classic (4/7)

2017

Long Jump

*5.71m

NEICAAA Indoor Track and Field Championships (2/24)
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